Infant and Child Health

First Days Clinic

An appointment will be scheduled for parents to bring their newborns in for a first checkup in one to three days after leaving the hospital. The pediatrician, with support of Registered Nurses and Lactation Consultants will make sure the transition to home is a healthy one. All Level II* graduates will have their first visits through the First Days Clinic, allowing parents the reassurance that their Level II NICU graduate transitions well. 
The first checkup includes:

  • Jaundice evaluation
  • Weight and feeding effectiveness
  • Screening for heart problems
  • Screening for stomach problems

 

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